Waldo Machado

1934 - 2019

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Waldo Machado da Silva (9 September 1934 – 25 February 2019), known simply as Waldo, was a Brazilian footballer who played as a forward. He was best known for his time at Fluminense, where he was the top scorer in the club's history with 319 goals in 403 matches, and Valencia. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Waldo Machado has received more than 62,131 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Waldo Machado is the 872nd most popular soccer player (down from 273rd in 2019), the 214th most popular biography from Brazil (down from 91st in 2019) and the 89th most popular Brazilian Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Waldo Machado ranks 872 out of 16,923Before him are José Águas, Billy Wright, Antonio Valentín Angelillo, Dimitar Penev, Míchel, and Roberto Ayala. After him are Faas Wilkes, Ernst Ocwirk, Patrick M'Boma, Kevin-Prince Boateng, John Hansen, and Emmanuel Adebayor.

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Among people born in 1934, Waldo Machado ranks 174Before him are Rue McClanahan, Dave Grusin, Dashrath Manjhi, Nicéphore Soglo, Bill Cobbs, and Giancarlo Baghetti. After him are Del Shannon, Ralph Nader, Henri Konan Bédié, Jimmy Fontana, Kir Bulychev, and Eddie Fenech Adami. Among people deceased in 2019, Waldo Machado ranks 157Before him are Herman Wouk, Václav Vorlíček, Jean Guillou, Pal Benko, George Hilton, and Jaime Lucas Ortega y Alamino. After him are Jörg Demus, France-Albert René, Hussain Muhammad Ershad, Édith Scob, Harrison Dillard, and David Hedison.

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Among people born in Brazil, Waldo Machado ranks 214 out of 1,947Before him are César Sampaio (1968), Maicon Sisenando (1981), Jair da Rosa Pinto (1921), Tim (1915), Princess Maria da Glória, Duchess of Segorbe (1946), and Nelson Freire (1944). After him are José de Alencar (1829), Thiago Motta (1982), Índio (1931), Lucélia Santos (1957), Francisco Aramburu (1922), and Rodrigo Santoro (1975).


Among soccer players born in Brazil, Waldo Machado ranks 89Before him are Julinho (1929), Domingos da Guia (1912), César Sampaio (1968), Maicon Sisenando (1981), Jair da Rosa Pinto (1921), and Tim (1915). After him are Thiago Motta (1982), Índio (1931), Francisco Aramburu (1922), Preguinho (1905), Philippe Coutinho (1992), and Tita (1958).